Values and Composition
Students examine and analyze the values of gray and the composition in photographs by Ansel Adams. They discuss elements of art, draw shapes and lines, complete a tone rectangle, and create a still life drawing.
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Elements of Art: Student Assessment
What a neat test! The class is asked to draw and color to create examples of eight elements of art. They focus on each element (line, value, shape, form, space, texture, primary and secondary color) by creating an original piece in each...
6th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts
AP English Literature and Composition: Final Project
Finding meaningful assignments for those enrolled in AP classes after the AP exam can be a challenge. Here’s a project designed for AP literature and composition students. Class members are asked to create an original poem, prose piece,...
11th - 12th English Language Arts
Simple Math meets Simple Meter
Young scholars recognize correct whole numbers to create music notation. In this music composition lesson, students review simple math and are introduced to time signatures. Young scholars work together to compose four measures of rhythm...
6th - 7th Visual & Performing Arts
Patterns in Musical Composition: Intermediate - Level Young Composers Concert
Seventh graders work in groups and choose a song from a packet. They discuss ways they could alter the melody to create a variation. Groups experiment with their melodies and notate onto staff paper. Students practice performing their...
7th Visual & Performing Arts